Document ReferencePl F3/3/61
TitleConveyance of the manor of Mansfield to Lord Hardwicke as collateral security; 27 Feb. 1739/40
Date27 February 1740
Extent4 membranes
Content DescriptionFirst Party: Edward, Earl of Oxford and Earl Mortimer; and Henrietta Cavendish Holles, Countess of Oxford and Mortimer, his wife.

Second Party: Rt Hon. John Verney, Esq., Master of the Rolls; Robert Harley of Lincoln's Inn, Middlesex, Esq.; and James West, late of the Middle Temple, London and now of Lincoln's Inn, Esq.

Third Party: Philip, Lord Hardwike, Baron of Hardwicke, Gloucestershire, Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain.

Lease by (2) to (3) and appointment by (1) to (3) of the Manor of Mansfield and premises there (rents and tenants specified), and the chief rents payable to the Lord of the Manor of Mansfield arising from the towns of Sutton, Mansfield, Woodhouse and Balkham, Nottinghamshire, for a term of 1000 years as collateral security for the peaceable enjoyment of the Wimpole estate by (3) against:

the payment by (3) to the rector of Wimpole of any tithes or payments in lieu of tithes, except for an annual composition of £120; and the payment of £2000 and all other sums to Anne, Elizabeth, Charlotte and Abigail Lee, daughters of the Hon. Francis Henry Lee, late of Kingston Wood, Esq., and charged by him upon the manors of Kingston Wood and Kingston Saint George (which were sold by his son Francis Henry Lee to the Earl of Oxford and Mortimer and sold by him to (3)); and from any claims of Sir Thomas Hatton the elder, late of Long Stanton, Cambridgeshire, Knight and Baronet, deceased, and Sir Thomas Hatton, Baronet, John Hatton and Sir Christopher Hatton, Baronet (sons of Sir Thomas the elder) and their respective heirs, etc..
Termtithes, Wimpole

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1048Harley; Henrietta Cavendish (1694-1755); Countess of Oxford and Mortimer; née Lady Henrietta Cavendish Holles wife of the 2nd Earl of Oxford1694-1755
NA18798Harley; Robert (c.1706-1774); Mr; brother of 3rd Earl of Oxford; fought Leominster election against Capel Hanburyc.1706-1774
NA39354Verney; John (1699-1741); Mr; PC MP judge; Master of the Rolls 1738-41; trustee of Countess of Oxford's estates1699-1741
NA12220West; James (1703-1772); Mr; Joint-Secretary of the Exchequer 1741-1762; M.P. St Albans 1741-1762 Boroughbridge 1768-17721703-1772
NA1047Harley; Edward (1689-1741); 2nd Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; styled Lord Harley 1711-17241689-1741
NA978Yorke; Philip (1690-1764); 1st Earl of Hardwicke; Lord Chancellor 1737-561690-1764
NA69442Hatton; Thomas (c.1583-1658); 1st Baronet; of Long Stanton Cambridgeshirec.1583-1658
NA69443Hatton; Christopher (c.1651-1720); 5th Baronetc.1651-1720
NA69444Hatton; Thomas (-1682); 2nd Baronet-1682
NA69445Lee; Francis H. (fl c.1710s); Mrfl c.1710s
PL439/Mansfield Woodhouse/Nottinghamshire/England
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